The retired NFL player, who in 1995 was famously acquitted of double murder of ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman, will be released from jail on October.
"I have done my time and I'd like to get back to my friends. And believe it or not I do have some friends," O.J. said. "I don't think anyone could have honored this institution better...I'm sorry it happened."
"I'm at a point in my life where all I want to do is spend as much time as I can with my children and my friends," he added. "I've done my time and I've done it was well and respectfully as I can."